Tag Archives: satoshi nakamoto
- It’s not just for money: Couple immortalizes love on blockchain
June 17, 2016
How far will you go for a marriage proposal? Candlelit dinners and flowers are out for a couple who recently decided to go all-in on the concept of modern romance and professed their undying love using the bitcoin blockchain. A couple of days ago, an individual named Sun Chun Yu...
- Has Bitcoin inventor Satoshi Nakamoto been outed as Craig Steven Wright?
December 9, 2015
Has the mysterious inventor of the bitcoin and blockchain technologies finally been identified? On Tuesday, both Wired.com and Gizmodo.com.au published lengthy investigative pieces in which they claim that 44-year-old Australian academic Craig Steven Wright Ipictured) is the real-life figure behind Satoshi Nakamoto, the pseudonymous entity that gave birth to the...
- Mt. Gox to log Bitcoin purchases and withdrawals in bid for respectability
June 1, 2013
The US Treasury Department's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) director Jennifer Shasky Calvery denies that the recent crackdown on digital currency purveyors Liberty Reserve is part of a crusade against all non-fiat currencies. Calvery told American Banker that Liberty Reserve’s takedown “was against one financial institution and one type of...
- Dealer’s Choice: Brother, Can You Spare A Bitcoin?
November 16, 2012
I’ve spent the better part of the last week learning about the digital cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, and the economy that’s built up around it. In just under four years it’s gone from a little-known Internet experiment to a functioning, worldwide alternate currency. It’s gone through a couple of boom-and-crash cycles since...
When we say Bitcoin, we mean Bitcoin Cash
October 17, 2017
‘Game of skill’ allows users to bet on bitcoin price movements
September 1, 2017
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017
Unikrn rolls out cryptocurrency for eSports betting
June 20, 2017